Lionel V Blair - Great Entertainment

ImageEdinburgh are back in Heineken Cup action this weekend with a trip into the unknown; Castres at the Stade Pierre Antoine (live on Sky Sports, kick off 5.30pm BST).

Castres are captained by France skipper Lionel Nallet and boast some quality players including former England back, Phil Christophers.

But Edinburgh, led by Scotland captain Mike Blair, welcome back Scotland centre Ben Cairns in a line-up that contains 11 internationalists " it promises to pure entertainment.

Castres: 15. Thomas Bouqui_, 14. Lionel Mazars, 13. Steve Kefu, 12. Philip Christophers, 11. Rafael Carballo, 10. Cameron McIntyre, 9. Kevin Senio, 1. Carl Hoeft, 2. Romain Terrain, 3. Luc Ducalcon, 4. Kirill KULEMIN, 5. Lionel Nallet (capt), 6. Steve Malonga, 7. Rodrigo Capo Ortega, 8. Darron Nell,
16. Akvsenti Giorgadze, 17. Yannick Forestier, 18. Iosefa Tekori, 19. Leiataua Tomiki, 20. S_bastien Tillous Borde, 21. Romain Teulet, 22. Anthony Lagardere,

Edinburgh: 15. Chris Paterson, 14. Mark Robertson, 13. Ben Cairns, 12. Nick De Luca, 11. Simon Webster, 10. Phil Godman, 9. Mike Blair (capt), 1. Allan Jacobsen, 2. Ross Ford, 3. Geoff Cross, 4. Craig Hamilton, 5. Jim Hamilton, 6. Scott Newlands, 7. Alan MacDonald, 8. Allister Hogg,
16. Andrew Kelly, 17. Gavin Kerr, 18. Ben Gissing, 19. Simon Cross, 20. Greig Laidlaw, 21. David Blair, 22. John Houston,